It’s interesting how the universe gives you exactly what you need when you need it. All you have to do is pay attention.
After Sunday’s triathlon, I was feeling pretty good about myself. Sure I had a mediocre swim and a rather crappy bike but my run was stellar. It wasn’t the best pace I’ve ever run in a triathlon, but it was close and more importantly it was the best I’ve ever felt during a triathlon run. So props to me, right?
Ah, but later on Sunday night I looked up the posted results and had one of those heart-sinking moments. I hadn’t gone into the event to “race” per se – I went in to compete to the best of my ability – yet still seeing my name dead last in my age group discouraged me. Forget all the reasons why my